About Us

Elisad is a European association of individuals and organisations with special interests in the exchange and dissemination of alcohol, tobacco, drug and other addictions information.

Elisad tasks are:

  • To stimulate and enhance European cooperation between libraries, information services, documentation centres and individuals working in the field of information on alcohol and drugs
  • To stimulate the use and the development of information management technologies
  • To stimulate the development of policies aiming to facilitate the dissemination of factual information the use and abuse of alcohol and other drugs in Europe.
  • To keep librarians and information officers informed.
  • To encourage exchange of information and the continuing training, especially about developments in information technology